“A glad heart makes a cheerful face, but by sorrow of heart the spirit is crushed.” Proverbs 15:13
“A joyful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones.” Proverbs 17:22
“A man’s spirit will endure sickness, but a crushed spirit who can bear?” Proverbs 18:14
O crushed in spirit, hope in the Lord, for Jesus was crushed for your sake!
He was wounded for our transgressions; He was crushed for our
iniquities; upon Him was the chastisement that brought us peace, and
with His stripes we are healed.” Isaiah 53:5
“The LORD is near to the brokenhearted and saves the crushed in spirit.” Psalm 34:18